States Where People Are Having the Most Babies

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20. Arizona
> Births per 1,000 women 15-44 yrs.: 64.6
> Births in 2015: 85,351 (14th highest)
> Women aged 15-44: 1,321,221 (15th highest)
> Pop. under 5 years old: 6.3% (tied–17th highest)
> Poverty rate: 17.4% (8th highest)

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19. Indiana
> Births per 1,000 women 15-44 yrs.: 64.7
> Births in 2015: 84,040 (15th highest)
> Women aged 15-44: 1,299,504 (17th highest)
> Pop. under 5 years old: 6.3% (tied–17th highest)
> Poverty rate: 14.5% (25th highest)

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18. New Mexico
> Births per 1,000 women 15-44 yrs.: 65.6
> Births in 2015: 25,816 (14th lowest)
> Women aged 15-44: 393,737 (15th lowest)
> Pop. under 5 years old: 6.4% (tied–12th highest)
> Poverty rate: 20.4% (2nd highest)

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17. Kentucky
> Births per 1,000 women 15-44 yrs.: 65.6
> Births in 2015: 55,971 (25th lowest)
> Women aged 15-44: 852,826 (25th lowest)
> Pop. under 5 years old: 6.2% (tied–21st highest)
> Poverty rate: 18.5% (tied–5th highest)

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16. Minnesota
> Births per 1,000 women 15-44 yrs.: 66.2
> Births in 2015: 69,834 (20th highest)
> Women aged 15-44: 1,054,153 (22nd highest)
> Pop. under 5 years old: 6.4% (tied–12th highest)
> Poverty rate: 10.2% (tied–3th lowest)